Tracy McGrady's Baseball Career Ends After About Two Months

Roughly two months after Tracy McGrady's debut as a baseball player, the former NBAer has retired. Looking back at his career, one thing's certain: Tracy McGrady was definitely a person who played minor league baseball for two months. » 7/17/14 4:17pm 7/17/14 4:17pm

Tracy McGrady's Professional Baseball Debut Did Not Go Well

Former NBA star Tracy McGrady made his debut on the mound with the Sugar Land Skeeters tonight, and left it 1.2 innings later with a 10.80 ERA. We've compiled the "highlights." » 5/10/14 11:49pm 5/10/14 11:49pm

Tracy McGrady Wants To Play Baseball

During last night's near-unwatchable Thunder-Nets game, Jeff Van Gundy dropped some interesting news about Tracy McGrady. Apparently McGrady, who recently purchased an interest in an independent team in Biloxi, Mississippi, is considering a second career as a pitcher. According to Van Gundy's sources, McGrady has… » 2/01/14 5:20pm 2/01/14 5:20pm


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Tracy McGrady officially retired today. Do yourself a favor and read this loopy, borderline nonsensical column that Ralph Wiley wrote about T-Mac, and try to remember that McGrady was once good enough to afflict seasoned sportswriters with the vapors. [Page 2] » 8/26/13 11:26am 8/26/13 11:26am

Grizzlies Couldn't Stop Or Score On The Spurs, So They Got Blown Out

The Memphis Grizzlies, everyone's new favorite team to win the Western Conference finals and get to the NBA Championship and perhaps maybe beat the Miami Heat to a Three 6 Mafia soundtrack, just got lit up by the old-ass Spurs, 105-83. It didn't even feel that close, save for a cute third-quarter run that got the… » 5/19/13 7:27pm 5/19/13 7:27pm

Tracy McGrady Blocked Two Shots, And The Spurs Won, Too

So, the San Antonio Spurs smacked the Golden State Warriors 109-91. The Spurs are up 3-2, and have a chance to close out the most exciting series of the NBA Conference semifinals when they travel to Golden State on Thursday. Fine. Great. That's not why we're writing this. » 5/15/13 1:04am 5/15/13 1:04am

Quentin Richardson And Tracy McGrady Back In The NBA, For Some Reason

Quentin Richardson and Tracy McGrady today signed deals with the Knicks and Spurs, respectively. Their contracts, which are good through the rest of the season, signal that New York and San Antonio are both determined to take another run at the 2003 NBA title. » 4/16/13 6:06pm 4/16/13 6:06pm

Tracy McGrady Threatens To Leave China, Gets Suspended For Calling Refs…

Why is Tracy McGrady still just 33 years old, when he should totally be in his late 40s? The second act of T-Mac's career is taking place in China, where last we heard, he was getting into fights and getting diarrhea and just generally not having a good time. Wednesday's game, where McGrady's Qingdao Double Star… » 1/10/13 2:20pm 1/10/13 2:20pm

Throwing Elbows, Getting Diarrhea, And Losing Eight Straight: Tracy…

Here is a picture of Tracy McGrady from Alexander Chernykh, who helpfully adds the context that Tracy McGrady's Chinese team—the Qingdao Double Star Eagles—are 0-8, and fired their coach two games into the season. Though McGrady suggested, in an exclusive interview with ESPN's chief Dancing With The Stars… » 12/12/12 6:30pm 12/12/12 6:30pm

Here's Tracy McGrady Blatantly And Maliciously Elbowing The Crap Out Of…

Tracy McGrady's squad, the Qingdao Eagles (AKA the Qingdao DoubleStar Eagles), was down big in what we think was probably the fourth quarter of this CBA (Chinese Basketball Association) game. A player on the other team hits a three to push the deficit to 22 and then does approximately what we would do if we hit a… » 12/09/12 12:35pm 12/09/12 12:35pm

Tracy McGrady Is Going To Play Basketball In China

Unable to find an NBA team to sign with for the upcoming season, Tracy McGrady is going overseas to play basketball. The former star will join the Qingdao Eagles of the Chinese Basketball Association, immediately making him one of the biggest stars in China. He's on a one-year contract, and Chinese media reports… » 10/10/12 1:45pm 10/10/12 1:45pm

Tracy McGrady Does A Chinese Beer Commercial

So Tracy's on his way home with a sixpack of refreshing Sedrin beer, the official Chinese beer of the NBA, when he's set upon by some streetballers intent on stealing his refreshing Sedrin beer, so they take advantage of his well-known benevolence to catch him in a Wile E. Coyote trap, only it doesn't work and they… » 5/22/12 4:40pm 5/22/12 4:40pm

Welcome To NY, T-Mac

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 2/21/10 10:30am 2/21/10 10:30am

The Aussie Open Is The World's Largest Frat Party

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 1/22/10 6:30am 1/22/10 6:30am

Of Ridiculous Contracts And Insubordination

The two highest paid players in their respective sports threw hissy fits and were sent home. One will play today; one might not play again. Want to guess which is which? (Hint: the one who's actually still good will play.) » 12/27/09 10:45am 12/27/09 10:45am